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The invisible library

The invisible library

Author: Thorvald Steen; James Anderson, (Translator)
Publisher: London : Seagull Books, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
"The year is 323 BCE. King Alexander of Macedonia--Alexander the Great--lies paralyzed by poison in his palace in Babylon. He is thirty-two years old, had Aristotle as a mentor, and is the greatest military commander the world has ever seen. At the other end of the palace, Phyllis, a cook for Alexander's army, sits locked in a room, arrested on suspicion of being the poisoner. All of her adult life she has lived in  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Historical fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Named Person: Alexander, the Great; Alexander, the Great
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thorvald Steen; James Anderson, (Translator)
ISBN: 0857425412 9780857425416
OCLC Number: 1022199602
Language Note: Translated from the Norwegian.
Description: 227 pages ; 22 cm
Other Titles: Usynlige biblioteket.
Responsibility: Thorvald Steen ; translated by James Anderson.


A first-person narration of the events around the last days of Alexander the Great, told by Phyllis, a cook in the young king's army.  Read more...


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